We at UpCode Academy, are launching the Singapore Smart Nation Challenge that will be happening from now until August 10 2019!

The Singapore Smart Nation Challenge was developed in the hopes of encouraging the creation of innovative tech products and solutions that work in synergy with Singapore’s goal of becoming a Smart Nation. Essentially, the challenge aims to be a catalyst for the emergence of new ideas and creations.

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The Singapore Smart Nation Challenge timeline.

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Opened to both Singaporean students and working professionals, participants of The Challenge will have to form teams of 2 to 4 and create a software prototype in line with one of the pillars of the Smart Nation. Participants without prior product development or programming experience can choose to sign up for optional Web Development (Ruby on Rails) and Data Science (Python) courses offered by UpCode.

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A prime example of an innovative app that’s in line with Singapore’s Smart Nation goals, the Bus Uncle bot has become a staple in the lives of Singaporeans.

Once teams have submitted their proposed ideas, 25 teams will be shortlisted and will get an opportunity to receive mentorship from experienced industry experts to improve their products in time for the Grand Demo Day happening on 10 August 2019.

The Challenge will conclude with the team with the best prototype winning the grand prize of $10,000. For more information about the prizes, visit the site here.

So, what are you waiting for? Sign up for the Singapore Smart Nation Challenge today! You’ll get the opportunity to work with inspiring industry experts from the startup and tech scene in Singapore.